October 23, 2016

How an American family comes apart in "American Pastoral"

Adapted from Philip Roth’s novel of the same name, this story, published in the nineties, eerily reflects the societal changes of today. The racial riots of the sixties mirrors the pressing issue of “Black Lives Matter” …


Unnecessary body count and violence a turn off in "The Accountant"

Nothing is more off putting in “The Accountant” than the meaningless violence that is made to look cool, and at times, funny…

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Cupertino: Man attempts to lure student into car

Police are looking for a man who posed as an undercover officer and attempted to lure a student into his car…


Cafe owner plans to close business due to soda tax

A cafe owner in Berkeley plans to close his business after the city passed the sugary drink tax in 2014…

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Oakland police arrest officer on prostitution allegation

An Oakland police officer was charged Thursday with two felony counts of conspiracy to obstruct justice…

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SF: Bomb scare caused by note on vehicle in parking lot

An incident that shut down freeway and street traffic near San Francisco’s Hall of Justice this afternoon was caused by a…

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Two Bay Area faults found to be connected

The most dangerous earthquake fault in the San Francisco Bay Area is connected to another…

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SF: 5 firefighters injured in 4-alarm fire

Firefighters are investigating the cause and origin of a four-alarm fire that displaced seven occupants…

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Santa Clara Co. voters to decide on sales tax hike for transportation projects

Voters will decide next month on a measure that would raise billions of dollars to help address many public transportation…

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Classes resume after 4 shot at SF schools

Students at two San Francisco schools where classmates were shot the previous day walked arm-in-arm…

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Palo Alto boy reportedly harassed by a man

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who approached a boy on a sidewalk, placed his arms around him without touching him…

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Fremont police arrest library peeping suspect

A man was arrested last week in connection with a suspected bathroom peeping incident happened in Fremont Main Library…

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SF: Town hall meeting Thursday on fatal officer-involved shooting

The San Francisco Police Department will hold a town hall meeting Thursday to give residents information about a shooting…

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4 shot outside San Francisco school; suspects at large

Four teenage students were shot in the shared parking lot of two San Francisco high schools…

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San Leandro man killed by pickup truck driver identified

A man who was struck and killed with a pickup truck when he tried to stop a man who allegedly was stealing pallets…

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SF: Suspect arrested in Market Street stabbing of woman

A woman was stabbed during an argument along San Francisco’s Market Street Tuesday afternoon, police said…

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Fremont: Man suspected of setting 16 fires arrested

After asking for the public’s help earlier this month to find a suspected arsonist believed to have set at least 16 fires…

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SF: 3 robberies in Sunset District over the weekend

There were 3 robberies in the Sunset District in San Francisco over the weekend. Suspects are still on the run…

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Two sex assaults reported off UC Berkeley campus

Police are investigating two alleged sexual assaults at off-campus fraternities affiliated with UC Berkeley…

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